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Lebedev's Team Would Like Jones Clash in March, April

By Ruslan Chikov and Alexander Pavlov

Vladimir Hryunov, the manager of WBA interim-cruiserweight champion Denis Lebedev (23-1, 17KOs), has confirmed that there are ongoing negotiations with WBA full champion Guillermo Jones (38-3-2, 30KOs) of Panama. Jones' promoter Don King is speaking with Lebedev's side.

"Yes, we are negotiating with the team of Jones. We'd like to stage the fight in Moscow in late March or early April," Hyrunov said.

Jones, who only fought twice since 2008, has already started training for the possible fight.

Alexander Pavlov covers boxing for Sportbox.ru

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Kannabis Kid on 01-05-2012

Lol I dont understand puglys obsession with Lebedev what has he proven? Even if he really did win the Marco Huck fight who is Marco Huck? The guy who fights low ranked opposition in the comfort of his own backyard,…

Comment by Evil Abed on 01-05-2012

Very good fight. Leb hits like a mule. Jones is skilled. Could go either way.

Comment by Kris Silver on 01-05-2012

Christ my first thought, not Roy Jones, AGAIN. Wouldn't surprise me with RJJ. Sorry Reed. :tapedshut

Comment by Hayehammer on 01-05-2012

If the fight happens dont be shocked when jones completly destroys lebedev! lebedev is a good little boxer but hes not agressive enough to beat a guy like Guillermo jones! Not even in russia! Guillermo jones went to germany and…

Comment by UglyPug on 01-05-2012

[QUOTE=Spray_resistant;11633086]Jones would school him, he doesn't get much regard because he is so inactive but he is a very good fighter.[/QUOTE] Ah! Spray! My SPRAG! Haha lets have a wager on the fight! Ill put 353 million on Lebedev to…

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